Dec 3, 2013 2:00am PST
up into the 70's and 60s. >> a decision that will not rule on state internet sales taxes. what does it mean for your shopping. >> yesterday may have been the last cyber monday without sales tax. a setback for on-line retailers and consumers may be here. it will allow them to collect even if they have no physical presence in the state. it it required them to collect tax on new yorker's on-line purchases. but by refusing it they sent it to a dozen states with similar laws. it is estimated the state lost $23 billion in uncollected taxes last year. we clicked and shopped until we dropped yesterday. i did some shopping i hope you did, too. early indications show on-line sales were up at least 19 percent on cyber monday compared to last year. a third of us had phones and tablets. retailers are hoping that on-line sales can save christmas at this point. web sales projected to climb 15 percent to more than $80 billion. olive garden may be finding more success in the american roots than italian ones. the restaurant chain is serving a burger called the italian no it is topped withed brish chu
Dec 5, 2013 2:00am PST
road trip maybe in new york city? it may soon be impossible to steer clear of being taxed to the max. lauren simonetti is here with that and more. >> good morning. talk about a creative and controversial way to raise money. dem doctorateic congressman eric bloom hour wants to charge you a tax based an how many miles you drive. he isn't raising enough money to fix the highways and the roads. vehicle miles travel tax or vmp is a solution. he has reintroduced legislation for the government to study ways to implement it. some drivers in oregon will test a pilot program in 2015. super bowl 48 which you can watch here on the fox network is the most expensive yet. the anticipated price tag organizers expect to raise is $70 million. and they are already sold out. shelling out over 5 percent more february 2nd gained than last year. a 30 second slot now $4 million. microsoft is taking on an unlikely foe. vict victoria secret kind of. the tech giant is trying to create a smart bra that can reduce stress by sensors that track skin activity. the sensors communicate with user's smart phone and let
Dec 4, 2013 2:00am PST
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Dec 6, 2013 2:00am PST
the money except for the tax payer's pockets. >> just a few days after getting busted stealing a fan's seat at the buffalo bill's game in toronto he took an opportunity to weigh in on the washington redskins and their controversial name. >> why don't we look at the cleveland indians what do we call them next the cleveland aboriginals? it has been around for years and years. if they were offended when the name was first initiated when you started playing. how long have the skins have the name for? how long have the chiefs had the name for or cleveland indians had the name for years and years. all of a sudden the politically correct people have to come out now. i think everything is fine and i would just stick with the name. >> new details about an american teacher gunned down in the streets of benghazi. ronny smith taught chemistry at the benghazi school for over a year. he was days away from returning to the u.s. to be with his wife and child over christmas. he was shot while he was jogging by someone in a black suv near the u.s. consulate where three americans were killed in 2012. >>> new